MSI B150M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A45)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics40.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive79.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A45
MotherboardMSI B150M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A45)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160630
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 21:24
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-6400-$182
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
61.2% Good
SC Int 93.6
SC Float 99.7
SC Mixed 96.7
77% 96.7 Pts
QC Int 248
QC Float 301
QC Mixed 291
63% 280 Pts
MC Int 341
MC Float 396
MC Mixed 364
55% 367 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
40.8% Average
Lighting 133
Reflection 80.6
Parallax 121
40% 111 fps
MRender 80.4
Gravity 124
Splatting 83.5
42% 95.9 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$35
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 217 268 221 209 279 MB/s
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
79.9% Very good
Read 201
Write 98.5
Mixed 210
SusWrite 243
42% 188 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 41.1
146% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 205
172% 247 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 94%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$50
133GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 72 76 73 94 83 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
41.6% Average
Read 65.3
Write 71
Mixed 45.3
SusWrite 79.6
48% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS8213.C8FBR1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
41.7% Average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 12.5
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 12.7
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 75%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B150M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A45) Builds (Compare 586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A45)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $602
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $368Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $99Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $115SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $780SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $125SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback